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Jan 9, 2013 7:00am PST
down below that ntsb and boeing investigators have traced to the auxiliary power battery unit. >> it was a moderate fire condition in the modern avionics department that included the batteries and some of the electronic equipment. >> reporter: according to reports, one firefighter was injured battling monday's fire. boeing said of the fire, quote, nothing that we've seen in this case indicates a relationship to any previous 787 power system events, which involved power panel faults elsewhere in the aft electrical equipment bay. clearly, this is not the pr they dreamed about. >> i'll fly on a 787 any time. i have absolute confidence in the airplane. there are going to be teething problems with a new airplane. it's quite common. >> reporter: in light of all of this, united airlines says it will examine its fleet of 787s, looking for any signs of trouble. natalie? >> ron mott in boston. thanks so much, ron. >>> aig is considering whether or not to join a lawsuit against the government over the $182 billion bailout that saved the company back in 2008. aig's decision on whether or not to
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Jan 8, 2013 7:00am PST
speaking with the pilot and key players on board. the ntsb has announced
NBC
Jan 18, 2013 6:00am EST
from the faa and ntsb arrived in western japan early this morning. nearly all of the 787s in use around the world have been grounded because of safety concerns. there have been several recent incidents, including a battery fire, a wiring problem and an issue with the brake computer. boeing is proposing a series of safety measures to address the problems. >>> sports illustrated writer admits this morning that he missed red flags when he interviewed notre dame's manti te'o about who we know is a fake girlfriend now. there's a transcript of the interview on the website for s.i. it includes a retrospective saying there were clues that te'o's story did not add up. during the interview, te'o was not confident when he talked about meeting lennay kekua. there was no evidence of her existence on lexus nexus or stanford where she apparently went to college. there was no public statement made yesterday as scheduled. >>> the downfall of one of college football's greatest coaches is on the way to the big screen. al pacino will star as the late penn state coach joe paterno in an upcoming biopi
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Jan 29, 2013 4:30am EST
for hypothermia. both are expected to be okay. the ntsb is investigating. >>> now to a news 4 exclusive. a prince george's county swat team officer is sharing his story of how a steel door helped to save his life. his team went to raid an apartment in forestville yesterday looking for a drug suspect. they had to use a battering ram to break down the apartment's steel door. according to police, as the officers tried over and over again to get into the unit, the suspect inside opened fire. his bullet was lodged in that steel door. >> you got to use the best tactics and put your training into place and hope that day is not your number. >> police say they found drugs, weapons and hundreds of rounds of ammunition inside that apartment. the suspect, jeremiah pearson is charged with attempted murder. >>> today a senate committee will hold its first hearings on president obama's proposed gun control legislation. yesterday the president met with police chiefs from several departments that have dealt with mass shootings, including chiefs from newtown, connecticut, aurora, colorado and t
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Jan 10, 2013 4:30am EST
help them grow up strong. >>> the ntsb will talk to the captain of a ship that hit a dog in new jersey. it was headed to lower manhattan when it slammed into the dock. the coast guard says all five crew members passed alcohol tests after that crash. investigators also say weather was not a factor. >>> a judge will likely decide tomorrow whether prosecutors have enough evidence to put the suspected gunman in the colorado movie theater shooting on trial. at a hearing yesterday, prosecutors showed pictures they say the suspect, james holmes, took of himself with his arsenal hours before the july shooting spree. they also claim holmes scouted out the theater and took pictures of it a month before the massacre which killed 12 people and injured 50 more. >>> a 19-year-old daycare employee is facing child abuse charge after a witness captured an incident on video. police say jonathan cummings admitted to kicking a toddler. the daycare was at a home in upper marlboro. police say it is not licensed and is now shut down. police are looking into whether he was involved in any other abuse c
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Jan 18, 2013 4:00am EST
the ntsb arrived in western japan early this morning. nearly all of the 787s in use around the world have been grounded because of safety concerns. there have been several recent incidents including a battery fire, a wiring problem and an issue with a brake computer. boeing is proposing a series of safety measures to address the problems. >>> toyota settled the first of several lawsuits. the automaker reached a deal on a suit filed by the families of two people who were killed when their camry slammed into a wall in utah in 2010. neither side is disclosing the temps of the settlement. toyota is facing hundreds of other lawsuits stemming from accelerator and brake problems triggering recalls of more than 14 million vehicles. >>> today a former d.c. power plant will be auctioned off. the hope being that it might be redeveloped. online bidding begins today for the site of the west heating plant on 29th street in georgetown. some believe the two-acre site could be repurposed for commercial redevelopment. the plant served as a heating source for government facilities from 1948 until it cl
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Jan 18, 2013 5:00am EST
787s forced to make an emergency landing. investigators from the faa and ntsb arrived in western japan early this morning. nearly all of the 787s in use around the world have been grounded because of safety concerns. there have been several incidents including a battery fire, a wiring problem and an issue with a brake computer. boeing is proposing safety measures to address the problems. >> the body of a poisoned lottery winner will be exhumed. urooj khan died in july as he was about to collect $400,000 in lottery winnings. his death was initially ruled natural causes. further toxicology exams, though, led to the conclusion that the former dry cleaning businessman was poisoned. cyanide was found in his system. police are hoping an autopsy today will produce more evidence. investigators looking into one of hollywood's infamous deaths, the natalie wood drowning. police have not been able to get ahold of robert wagner, woods' husband at the time of her death. police interviewed 100 people since reopening the investigation in 2011 but wagner has refused to speak. his lawyers say he's
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Jan 24, 2013 4:30am EST
billion. followed by the bulls, celtics and mavericks. >>> the ntsb is now looking at issues raised by whistle blowers involving the 786 dreamliners. questions were raise ared about the question that make the the chargers for the lithium battery. >>>ia yoo ceo melissa meyer has a habit of keeping executives waiting minute or hours for her. >>> and j.p. diamond said if only washington could reach a grand bargain to fix the fiscal environment, then the u.s. could have a booming environment. >>> before she was the princess of wales, this unseen photo of princess diana is being auctioned off. written on the picture "not to be published" probably because she's sitting so close to mr. russell. >>> and an college upset. and a fine for one of the most elite players. >>> plus, terrible timing for one truck driver trying to beat a train. and take a look at what happens when you fight a fire in near zero temperatures. you're watching "early today." >>> now to mother stories that caught our eye this morning. we begin with an amazing explosion of metal and debris in vermont. a store surveillance ca
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Jan 29, 2013 6:00am EST
treated for hypothermia. both are expected to be okay. the ntsb is investigating. >>> as early as next week, gays could be allowed to join and serve as leaders in the boy scouts. this morning, organizations decision to lift its nationwide ban on gay people getting a lot of reaction. the advocates are praising the decision while some religious organizations say they're disappointed. if the it ex tex-based organization does change the policy, will allow local groups to enact their own bans. >>> even before the boy scouts made that big announcement yesterday, one local group had taken action into its own hands. last week cub pack 442 of montgomery county, posted on the website that the group would no longer discriminate against individuals or families based on race, religion, national origin, ability or sexual orientation. now that the national organization appears to be on board as well, people in the community are praising the move. >> i'm a girl scout leader. that is not an issue with the girl scouts. we accept all girls. so i'm glad to hear that the boy scouts are taking the lead in t
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Jan 29, 2013 5:00am EST
ntsb is investigating. >>> thousands of defense department workers are about to be out of a job. the pentagon is laying off 46,000 temporary and contract workers because of budget cuts. the rest of the workforce would face furloughs of one day per week without pay. those furloughs would last the rest of the 2013 fiscal year. it's all in an attempt to manage the $45 billion in automatic budget cuts set to kick in march 1st. >>> emergency relief aid is finally on the way to those affect ld by superstorm sandy. the senate cleared the bill 62-36 late monday evening. the house passed the bill two weeks ago. president obama sent praises to congress for passing the $50 billion emergency relief measure. the measure is aimed primarily at helping residents and businesses as well as state and local governments rebuild. sandy hit the east coast in october and is blamed for more than 130 deaths and billions of dollars in property damage. >>> 5:19 now. al gore is taking on the future. the former vice president has a new book out called the future. six drivers of global change. in it, he focuses on
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Jan 10, 2013 5:00am EST
. it was 3 days of pure joy. ♪ and it's beautiful >>> today the ntsb will talk with the captain and crew of a ferry that crashed into a dock in new york city. more than 70 people were hurt, two of them critically. the ferry was headed from new jersey to lower manhattan when it slammed into the dock yesterday. all five crew members passed alcohol tests after the crash. investigators also say weather was not a factor. >>> this mild weather is proving to be extremely costly in the midwest. water levels in the mississippi river are so low, barge traffic has come to a virtual standstill. lake michigan is also dealing with low water, and that's forcing barges and other ships to lighteden their loads. >> we maintain to a certain project depth, and now we're, you know, we're two feet below the long-term average on lake michigan and huron. ships are having to load two feet less than they would normally. >> the barging industry is crucial to the economy. a typical barge can move 1,500 tons. the equivalent of 70 rail cars or 25 trucks. >>> caught in the act, police are looking for a man they c
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Jan 9, 2013 6:00am PST
caught fire while the plane was on the ground. the ntsb is playing that one. there is a group of airplane analysts who write it off as growing pains for the plane born over a year ago. it is relatively young. for passengers we spoke to, the dream liner sounds more like a bad dream. >> i think people are nervous to get in the air in the first place. if they hear there are issues it's scary. >> i'm a daring person. but i can't fight falling from the sky. >> i will fly on the 787 at any time. i have confidence in the airplane. there will be teething problems with the airplane. it's common. >> the dream liner had problems well before this week. the first, in fact, during a test flight in 2010 when a fire actually started in the cabin. that forced an emergency landing. as of now we understand the ribbon cutting ceremony will go on as planned for the first flight bound for tokyo. if you want to hear more about the story the coverage will continue on "today" this morning. live from san jose international for "today in the bay." >> we are also watching the weather this morning. as we loo
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Jan 21, 2013 4:30am PST
did its job and absorbed that impact. the repair work expected to last 4 1/2 months. the ntsb and coast guard say it could take months simply to determine the exact cause of the crash. >>> people all over the nation and across the bay area will celebrate martin luther king day by giving back to their communities. in san mateo county, volunteers will hold a food drive for second harvest food bank along with a celebration of the arts. in oakland, cleanup events will be held at martin luther king, jr., shoreline and fruitvale district. and caltrain will host the freedom train ride from san jose to san francisco. the train leaves at 9:30 and ends with a march from san francisco's caltrain station. also today, john carlos will join a march in celebration in pittsburgh in honor of dr. king. carlos and his teammate tommy smith made history at the summer games in 1968 with their iconic black power demonstration atop the medal podium. carlos will give a speech at a rally at pittsburgh high school today at noon. >>> it is 4:42 right now. still ahead, getting assistance from an app. the high
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Jan 10, 2013 6:00am PST
morning when it hit the dock. the ntsb is investigating the crash. >>> today vice president joe biden will meet with the nra and other gun advocates and merchants as part of a task force aimed at curbing gun violence. yesterday the vp got input from more than 30 governors, mayors and other officials about gun violence. the task force has an end of the month deadline to come up with proposals that congress can enact. >>> big changes ahead for president obama's cabinet. three cabinet members are staying put. health and human services secretary, attorney general and veteran affairs secretary will all serve another term. now, the president will have to replace labor secretary hilda solis who announced yesterday that she's stepping down. and today president obama is expected to nominate white house chief of staff jack lew as his pick to replace timothy geithner as treasury secretary. >> wall street doesn't love jack lew but will accept him. >> there is one bit of controversy. it is his signature. >> good morning to you. you know, if you look at any american currency you'll see it's signed by tw
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Jan 21, 2013 5:00am PST
fender system worked and absorbed that impact. the repair work expected to last 4 1/2 months. the ntsb and coast guard say it could take months to determine the cause of the crash. >>> people all over the nation and across the bay area will celebrate martin luther king day by giving back to their communities. in san mateo county, a food drive for second harvest food bank and a celebration of the arts. in oakland, cleanup events will be held at martin luther king jr. shoreline and caltrans will host the freedom train ride. the train leaves at 9:30 this morning and ends with a march. >>> the 2013 mavericks surf competition is right now in the books. a local wave rider manages to come out on top. about two dozen of the world's top surfers out there getting the job done showing off the moves on the waves that reached up to 25 feet up there in half moon bay. beautiful day out there. thousands gathering to watch that competition unfold. they had to watch it on the jumbotr jumbotron. first time ever fans were prohibited from watching the action from mavericks beach after a rogue wave last tim
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Jan 24, 2013 6:00am PST
that plane at boston's logan international airport. the ntsb says the fire was caused by a battery that exploded. investigators have been examining the battery parts to see exactly why it exploded. now just last week after a series of problems with those planes, the faa grounding all dreamliner flights and that includes new nonstop service at san jose international airport. >>> education, job creation and budget concern just a few things governor jerry brown is expected to talk about this morning in his state of the state address. "today in the bay's" marla tellez joins us live in our newsroom with a preview. >> good morning. we're just about two hours away until governor brown takes the podium to deliver his third state of the state address. this is the first time he'll do so with california back in the black. this is thanks in part to prop 30 that was his big tax initiative that passed in november. the golden state is now enjoying more than $850 million surplus. it is expected governor brown will taut this success in this morning's state of the state but he'll also look to the fu
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Jan 21, 2013 6:00am PST
expected to last 4 1/2 months. the ntsb and coast guard say it could take months to determine the cause of the crash. >>> b.a.r.t. riders who travel across the bay last night should expect slight delays starting today. crews will begin the first phase of an earthquake safety project on that transbay tube. the retro fit is scheduled after 10:00 p.m. to minimize the number of b.a.r.t. riders affected. only one track from that transbay tube will be operating during the construction. brace yourselves for slowdowns for the trains. the work should be done by early february. >>> it is 6:52 now. less than two hours from right now president obama will take the oath of office at the u.s. capitol with an estimated 800,000 spectators looking on. let's give you a live look at washington d.c. some of the choir there. the beginning of president obama's second term will be marked with a day-long celebration but there are also significant challenges ahead. jim is a professor of political science at santa clara university. good morning for you. in terms of the president's short-term agenda, what's on that s
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Jan 22, 2013 6:00am PST
the repair money there pending outcome of the ntsb and coast guard investigation. >> good morning to you. we want to check the forecast with meteorologist christina loren. good morning. >> good morning to you, jon and marla. good morning to you at home. this is what is greeting you when you walk out your front door. a spectacular start to the day. we have a few high clouds but overall looking mostly clear to start. beautiful shot over the san francisco bay this morning. 42 degrees in the city right now. in san jose we're at 38 degrees. it's cold out there. grab your heavy coat. 30 in gilroy. as we head throughout the day today, you can peel it off by noon. moderate air quality so some improvement in that department. hour by hour detail works like this for today. your full forecast just a few moments away. first, want to look at your drive. good morning, mike. >> good morning. let's take you right out there for the live look in palo alto. we do have an issue. even though we show northbound with these headlights just fine coming past university avenue, we do have an issue just a little
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